Degree Programs


AIU students are eligible for the scholarship/financial aid programs detailed below. AIU also supports students with its own independent scholarship programs provided through the generous support of the AIU Supporters Club and other organizations.

Japan Student Services Organization Scholarship (loan)

Monthly loan amount:
※ For students matriculating in the 2016 academic year.

Type 1 Financial Aid (interest free)
AIU undergraduate students Students living at home: 45,000 yen Students living independently: 51,000 yen *Apart from the options above, an option of 30,000 yen is also offered.
Type 2 Financial Aid (includes a maximum of 3% per annum interest rate)
AIU undergraduate students students may select from five options of 30,000 yen, 50,000 yen, 80,000 yen, or 100,000 yen, or 120,000 yen.

*Please see the following website for further details on financial aid offered by the Japan Student Services Organization.
*Financial aid options detailed above require repayment at the end of their term.

Local Government Organization/Non-Government Organization scholarships (grants・loans)

Each prefecture, city, local municipality, and various nongovernmental organizations carry out student financial support initiatives. Eligibility requirements, periods of applicability, and types of grants and loans differ for each organization.

Other scholarships (grants)

For more detail please refer to the Student Handbook.